Artist: Argelia Bustillo
Artist Statement: In Honduras, Central America, Agriculture is a vital sector & the top source of income for the poor – providing a tremendous amount of employment opportunities. It also heavily contributes to economic growth, especially as Honduras’ main exports are agricultural.
Artist Biography: #Connected2: Climate and Food Systems is created by GOAL’s NextGen Youth members from across Ireland, Ethiopia, Honduras, Malawi, Uganda, and Zimbabwe. Through the pertinent themes of Global Food Systems and Climate Change, participants learned how each relates to global citizenship and development. They created this photo exhibition to share their learnings with you and hope to raise awareness of how climate change is affecting our food systems.